Resource Sections Category Tools
Errors / Omissions?

Do you see an error or want to contribute? Please contact us, or register and submit your links.

Mailing List
Subscribe to our newsletter and receive regular updates on new features, new policy areas, announcements, and more.

Home Policy Organizations: Advocacy Groups: Public Administration


Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women popular

The Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women (CRIAW) is a research institute that seeks to facilitate the advancement of social justice and equality for all women. CRIAW recognizes that women have diverse experiences and perspectives; accordingly, the Institute creates opportunities for women to expand their knowledge base while it decreasing any regional isolation they may experience. Communication links between and among researchers and organizations actively work to promote social justice and equality for all women.

Centre for Social Justice popular

Created in 1997, the Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) is an advocacy organization with a mandate to strengthen the struggle for social justice. The Centre is based in Ontario, but its work that stretches across Canada and even into the international arena. Of ongoing interest to the Centre: working strategically to decrease the gap between rich and poor; challenging the corporate domination of Canadian politics; and, pressing for policy changes that promote economic and social justice.

Citizens for Public Justice popular

The mission of Citizens for Public Justice (CPJ) is to promote public justice in Canada through the organization’s involvement in important public policy debates, as well as research and analysis, publishing, and public dialogue. CPJ has established guidelines based on an awareness of human dignity; mutual responsibility; economic equity; social justice; environmental integrity; and, fiscal fairness.

National Citizens Coalition popular

The National Citizen’s Coalition believes in free enterprise, individual freedom, and personal responsibility. It is an advocacy group that speaks to citizens rather than politicians and bureaucrats.

Fireweed Democracy Project

The Firewood Democracy Project seeks to increase Canadians’ awareness about the pressing need for grounded improvements to our democratic institutions and processes. Public Policy Resource Centre

The Public Policy Resource Centre functions as a virtual public policy desktop. The Centre displays the policy content of corporations, associations, NGOs and think tanks. The Public Policy Resource Centre also provides useful Canadian and international government resources.